Keep an eye on the upcoming public holidays for Sarawak and begin strategizing to maximize your leisure time. Plan your vacations and mini-breaks around these public holidays in Sarawak to not only relax and rejuvenate but also to immerse yourself in the rich and diverse culture of this Malaysian state.
These holidays can offer unique opportunities to participate in local festivities, enjoy authentic cuisine, and explore the stunning natural beauty of Sarawak. By smartly leveraging these public holidays, you can make your Sarawak experience truly unforgettable.
Public Holiday Sarawak 2023
This page presents a comprehensive calendar of all public holidays for Sarawak in 2023. Please note that these dates could be subject to change as official announcements are made, so make sure to revisit this page regularly for any updates.
|1 Jan||Sun||New Year’s Day|
|2 Jan||Mon||New Year Holiday|
|22 Jan||Sun||Chinese New Year|
|23 Jan||Mon||Chinese New Year Holiday|
|24 Jan||Tue||Chinese New Year Holiday|
|7 Apr||Fri||Good Friday|
|21 Apr||Fri||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|22 Apr||Sat||Hari Raya Aidilfitri|
|23 Apr||Sun||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|24 Apr||Mon||Hari Raya Aidilfitri Holiday|
|1 May||Mon||Labour Day|
|4 May||Thu||Wesak Day|
|1 Jun||Thu||Hari Gawai|
|2 Jun||Fri||Hari Gawai Holiday|
|5 Jun||Mon||Agong’s Birthday|
|29 Jun||Thu||Hari Raya Haji|
|19 Jul||Wed||Awal Muharram|
|22 Jul||Sat||Sarawak Day|
|31 Aug||Thu||Merdeka Day|
|16 Sep||Sat||Malaysia Day|
|28 Sep||Thu||Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday|
|14 Oct||Sat||Sarawak Governor’s Birthday|
|25 Dec||Mon||Christmas Day|
What happens if Sarawak Public Holidays falls on the weekend?
If a public holiday in Sarawak falls on a weekend (Saturday or Sunday), it is typically observed on the following weekday. This rule, however, may vary depending on specific state regulations or the nature of the holiday. It’s always best to refer to the official public holiday announcement by the Sarawak state government.